The Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection (JFABC) digital library is an online guide and finding aid for the rich collection of artists’ publications available in Flaxman Library Special Collections. The JFABC brings together close to ten thousand artists’ publications in all formats and media including: books, zines, multiples, video and audio recordings, digital works, periodicals, and other intimate works of art created by artists of local, national, and international significance. Focusing on materials published from the 1960s to the present, it is complemented by collections of reference works and exhibition catalogues to support in-depth research on artists’ publishing.
Poster encased in mylar. "At the end of the 1960s, Canadian artists coalesced into collectives that operated parallel to established museum and gallery systems. Throughout the 1970s, these altern... Read more
This app creates an immersive experience by artist Stan Douglas and the National Film Board of Canada Digital Studio. Through photorealistic 3D illustrations rendered from Douglas' extensive hist... Read more
This work is a platform to experiment with digital poetry. Users can enter their own text and interact with it or freed the app with text from a Twitter stream. Dragging your finger across the letters... Read more
This app allows the user to create your own animation using the techniques of the director Norman McLaren. The app also provides access to 51 animated films by the director. App features multiple cate... Read more
The NFB Films app allows the viewer to watch over 2500 movies—documentaries, animations and feature films – free on your iPad. Viewers can also search the entire NFB Film collection, browse by channel... Read more
"Tricycle is a collection of video music and audio pieces in which Milliseconde Topographie combines electronic material with field recordings, acoustic instruments and archive samplers, while al... Read more